What Browser should I be using?

LynNet supports the Internet Explorer 4.0 & 5.0 Web Browsers. Users may also choose to use Netscape Navigator or Communicator 4.0 or higher.

What E-Mail software should I be using?

There are several choices when it comes to choosing an E-Mail Client. From Microsoft there is Outlook, and Outlook Express which is a compact version of Outlook but has plenty of features for the everyday user. Netscape also has an E-Mail client packaged with it's browser which is fairly easy to use and is accessible through the browser. Another choice is Eudora Light. Eudora is a little harder to use than the Mainstream mail clients but it has the most features available. This one is for POWER users only.

 Can I check my mail when I'm away from home?

Yes, you can check your mail from any computer that has a web browser and access to the Internet. Just click on the link and enter your username and password :
Web Mailbox

How do I find things on the web?

The easiest way to find anything on the Internet is to use a search engine. Click here to access the LynNet Links Page which has direct links to the most popular search engines on the net as well as many popular download sites.

What are Newsgroups?

Newsgroups are a form of discussion groups that covers some 50,000 plus topics. Users can post messages and see the replies appear by checking back later that day or week, they are not a real time system. Netscape has a fairly easy to use News Client packaged with it's browser.

What is Instant Messaging?

Instant messaging is one of the best features of the Internet right now. There are a few different programs to choose from such as the AOL instant messenger and ICQ. AOL instant messenger is now a component of Netscape's Browser package but the best by far is ICQ. ICQ has many features that make everyday internet use much easier. It will tell you when you have new E-Mail, let you know if friends are online, and allows real time chat.

How do I upload my files for viewing on E-Bay?

The answer is simple. You will need an FTP client like WS-FTP and the files you want to upload, then click on the link below to learn how to upload the files from your computer to the remote computer here at LynNet. Follow Me

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